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Demolish or deconstruct?

Original post made on Nov 16, 2012

Taking apart a house piece by piece can keep junk out of the landfill

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 18, 2010, 5:38 PM

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Posted by Roderick Cooper
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Nov 16, 2012 at 7:18 pm

Deconstruction is worth attempting if it works out on the financial side. ReBuild Green (my company) offers premium deconstruction services in Northern California.

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Posted by Ducatigirl
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:09 am

Having witnessed a few deconstruction projects in my neighborhood in the last five years, I have to say that while it is slower, deconstruction is also less noisy and less messy. No big clouds of dust containing particles of who-knows-what over the neighboring houses. Much less thunderous and seemingly endless noise.


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